• Education

Photo © Education Sector

The Cox’s Bazar Education Sector in Bangladesh is jointly managed by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Save the Children International (SCI). The Sector addresses the educational needs of Rohingya refugees and affected host communities in the Ukhiya and Teknaf sub-districts while preparing for and responding to disasters. It collaborates with the Inter-Sector Coordination Group (ISCG) and is currently partnering with INGOs, NGOs and UN agencies to support the education of Rohingya and affected host community children.

Key Figures 2024


USD 68.5 M 44 653,614
Funding Required Partners People in Need


456,655 399,441 57,214
People Targeted Rohingya Refugees Targeted Host Community Targeted

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Technical Guidance

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    Working Groups

    Strategic Advisory Group (SAG)


    Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC), Community Development Centre (CODEC), Friendship, Jagorani Chakra Foundation (JCF), International Rescue Committee (IRC), Plan International, Save the Children (SCI), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)


    Appealing Partners:

    Association for Mass Advancement Network (AMAN), BRAC, Caritas Bangladesh (Caritas), Education Development and services (EDAS), Fundación Educación y Cooperación (Educo), Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB), Friendship, International Rescue Committee (IRC), Jugantar Samaj Unnayan Sangstha (JSUS), Mukti Cox’s Bazar (Mukti), Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Plan International (Plan), Prantic Unnayan Society (PRANTIC), Save the Children (SCI), Sesame Workshop, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), World Vision International (WVI), World Food Programme (WFP)

    Implementing Partners:

    Association for Mass Advancement Network (AMAN), Bard College, Bolipara Nari Kalyan Somity (BNKS), BRAC, BRAC University, Caritas Bangladesh (Caritas), COAST Foundation, Community Development Centre (CODEC), Dhaka University, Education Development and services (EDAS), Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB), Friendship, Green Tara, Humanity & Inclusion (HI), International Rescue Committee (IRC), Jagoroni Cahkra Foundation (JCF), Jugantar Samaj Unnayan Sangstha (JSUS), Mukti Cox’s Bazar (Mukti), New York University, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Programme for Helpless And Lagged Societies (PHALS), Plan International (Plan), Prantic Unnayan Society (PRANTIC), Prottyashi, Resource Integration Centre (RIC), Room to Read (RtR), Samaj Kallyan O Unnayan Shangstha (SKUS), UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP), University of Cambridge, World Vision International (WVI), Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) 

    Strategic Partners:

    Allama Fazlullah Foundation (AFF), Association for Socio- Economic Advancement of Bangladesh (ASEAB), Basmah Foundation, Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS), Biddyanondo Foundation, Global Relief Agape in Solidarity (GRAS), Health Management BD Foundation (HMBD), Social Agency for Welfare and Advancement in Bangladesh (SAWAB), Shehora Bohumukhi Samaj Kallan Samity (SBSKS),  Turkiye Diyanet Foundation (TDF), Turkish Red Crescent (TRC), Global One

    Sector Meetings

    Meeting Minutes


    Ralph Zireva
    Sector Coordinator
    Mobile: +8801847327238
    Email: [email protected]

    Masuma Yesmin
    Information Management Officer
    Mobile: +8801712855673
    Email: [email protected]

    Tazreen Jahan
    Program Coordinator
    Mobile: +8801778989186
    Email: [email protected]

    Subrina Alam
    Knowledge Management Officer
    Mobile: +8801950601685
    Email: [email protected]